Jet Bead (Simonburn)
A small jet bead, probably part of a necklace, was found in a stone-lined grave at this site in the early 19th century. It is probably of Bronze Age date. It is likely that the jet came from North Yorkshire.
|Historical period:||Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)|
Source of Reference
Local History of Simonburn
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